Read our 2018 Report Card for Kelly.
Kelly is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Kelly has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Jun 14, 2019. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Trent Kelly sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Armed Services
- House Committee on Agriculture
House Committee on Small Business
- Member, Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations
- Member, Subcommittee on Rural Development, Agriculture, Trade and Entrepreneurship
Kelly was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
- H.R. 5309 (114th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 401 McElroy Drive in Oxford, Mississippi, as the “Army First Lieutenant Donald C. Carwile Post ...
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Kelly sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Kelly’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 1919: DEER Act
- H.R. 1615: VA-SBA Act
- H.Res. 107: SFC Sean Cooley and SPC Christopher Horton Congressional Gold Star Family Fellowship Program ...
- H.R. 1017: To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Defense ...
- H.R. 815: Pay our Homeland Heroes Act
- H.Res. 82: Establishing the Congressional Gold Star Fellowship Program for the placement in offices of ...
- H.R. 613: TRICARE Reserve Select Improvement Act
From Jun 2015 to Jun 2019, Kelly missed 40 of 2,549 roll call votes, which is 1.6%. This is on par with the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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